Vol 61, No 6 (2000)


Cover Page
Detail of poster by J. H. Twachtman adver­tising Harold Frederic's 1896 book The Dam­nation of Theron Ware; or, Illumination. A psychologically astute portrait of a straitlaced young minister confronted by modern free­thought and hedonism, the book became an international best-seller, and Frederic's most popular novel. From the archives of Stone & Kimball, the Chicago publisher of the novel, a collection acquired by the Newberry Library in 1970.